Head of APAC, Stephen Sunderland, welcomes healthcare consulting industry leaders Feras Mahdi and Shri Sarkar

SINGAPORE (6th March 2024) — L.E.K. Consulting, the global strategy consultancy that has guided business leaders over the last four decades, announced that Feras Mahdi and Shri Sarkar have joined as Partners in the firm’s healthcare practice in Singapore.

Mahdi brings more than 20 years of experience in healthcare, working with companies and organizations to improve their performance, transform their organizations and unlock their growth potential.

Sarkar brings more than 15 years of experience in the life sciences and healthcare sectors, and he has been focused on driving revenue growth and operations improvement projects for his clients.

Commenting on the two appointments, Helen Chen, Global Sector Co-Head for Healthcare, said, 

“We are immensely pleased to welcome these two highly experienced consulting professionals to augment our healthcare and life sciences team. We plan to substantially expand our client offering in Southeast Asia and Feras and Shri will play key roles in the region.”

Stephen Sunderland, Head of L.E.K.’s Asia-Pacific Region and a member of the firm’s global Board of Directors, added: 

“I’m delighted that Feras and Shri have chosen to join the premier healthcare team in Asia. L.E.K. is investing to support the growth of our clients in Asia by expanding our biopharma and medtech practice capabilities in Asia.”

Before joining L.E.K., Sarkar was a Managing Director with one of Asia’s leading healthcare-focused private equity firms, and Mahdi worked as a consultant advising Medtech clients on strategy and commercial opportunities.

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